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Augmentin

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7.7
7.7  Effectiveness
3.4  Side Effects
6.4  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 2 Augmentin side effects and 2 Augmentin benefits.

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Treatment Information
The generic name of this medication is Amoxicillin/Clavulanate and Brand Name is Augmentin.

The active ingredients of this medication is Amoxicillin/Clavulanate.

Mainly used in Treating infections caused by certain bacteria.
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Augmentin, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 3.3% 10% 76.7% 10% 0%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Blood Pressure 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Breathing 0% 0% 71.4% 14.3% 14.3%
Confidence 0% 0% 96.4% 0% 3.6%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Digestion 3.3% 16.7% 70% 3.3% 6.7%
Emotional Well-being 0% 0% 89.3% 7.1% 3.6%
Energy 0% 7.1% 71.4% 10.7% 10.7%
Eyesight 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Memory 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Mental Clarity 0% 0% 96.4% 3.6% 0%
Pain 0% 0% 67.9% 7.1% 25%
Patience 0% 0% 92.9% 3.6% 3.6%
Sexual Health 0% 6.9% 93.1% 0% 0%
Skin Complexion 0% 0% 92.9% 7.1% 0%
Sleep 0% 3.4% 69% 10.3% 17.2%
Stress Level 0% 3.6% 85.7% 7.1% 3.6%
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Commonly Reported Augmentin Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Abdominal Pain 70% 10% 10% 10% 0%
Allergic Reaction 96.4% 3.6% 0% 0% 0%
Appetite Loss 83.3% 11.1% 5.6% 0% 0%
Cold Symptoms 66.7% 0% 0% 33.3% 0%
Cough 87.5% 12.5% 0% 0% 0%
Diarrhea 66.7% 25.9% 3.7% 3.7% 0%
Dizziness 92.9% 3.6% 0% 3.6% 0%
Drowsiness 90% 10% 0% 0% 0%
Gas 77.8% 22.2% 0% 0% 0%
Headache 89.3% 7.1% 3.6% 0% 0%
Itching 81.8% 9.1% 9.1% 0% 0%
Nausea 65.5% 10.3% 24.1% 0% 0%
Runny Nose 0% 50% 0% 50% 0%
Sneezing 0% 50% 0% 50% 0%
Stomach Ache 66.7% 33.3% 0% 0% 0%
Vomiting 85.7% 14.3% 0% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Augmentin Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Abdominal Pain 77.8% 11.1% 11.1% 0% 0%
Breathing Difficulties 90.9% 9.1% 0% 0% 0%
Constipation 50% 0% 0% 50% 0%
Dehydration / Thirst 90% 0% 0% 10% 0%
Earache 85.7% 0% 14.3% 0% 0%
Metallic Taste in Mouth 85.7% 14.3% 0% 0% 0%
Yeast Infection 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
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User Comments about Augmentin
30 Jan 2012 This is HORRIBLE and DEADLY drug. Please do not take this drug. I was prescribed this drug 3 times in the course of a year (2x for strep throat and 1 time for an infected cat bite). I wish I had known how poor the doctors were that I was seeing for prescribing this drug that many times when it wasn't even necessary. I ended up with a very severe stomach infection, called C Difficile because it killed off all my good bacteria. This is an awful drug and the drug companies and doctors do not have your best interests in mind.
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23 Feb 2018 every antibiotic has the potential to give you c-diff. That is the job of antibiotics ..... to kill off the bacteria good and bad.
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06 Jan 2012 Works well for infection. No side effects were experienced. The pills have an aftertaste though. It was nice that I didn't get a yeast infection from this antibiotic like I do with many other antiobiotics.
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11 Apr 2011 Augmentin is an excellent antio-biotic that removes large infections in the stated time frame.
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06 Apr 2011 Augmentin is an excellent antibiotic that removes large infections in the stated time frame.
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04 Jul 2010 It is an efficient drug against infections.
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